Gianluigi Donnarumma wiki biography, Age, Career, Net Worth, awards, and life story

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Age21 years old
Zodiac SignPisces
Born25 February 1999
Birthday25 February
BirthplaceCastellammare di Stabia, Italy

Gianluigi Donnarumma Cavaliere OMRI, a professional footballer from Italy, was born 25 February 1999. He plays as a goalkeeper at Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1.

Donnarumma was a member of the AC Milan youth team. He made his debut in 2015 as the second-youngest goalkeeper to make it in Serie A. At 16 years old and 242 days, he quickly rose up the ranks, earning a reputation for being the best young goalkeeper in the game. After an eight-year absence, Donnarumma helped Milan to secure second place in the 2020-21 Serie A. He also qualified for the 2021-22 UEFA Champions League. He was also named Serie A’s Best Goalkeeper of Year and IFFHS World’s Best Goalkeeper, as well as winning the Yashin Trophy. Donnarumma, who had spent six years in Milan, was transferred to Paris Saint-Germain on a free transfer in June 2021.

Donnarumma, who was 17 years old and 28 days when he played in March 2016, broke the international record for the youngest under-21 player from Italy. Six months later, he made a senior international debut as the youngest goalkeeper to ever play for Italy at age 17 years and 189. Donnarumma represented Italy in UEFA Euro 2020. He helped the team win the tournament, and won the Player of the Round award.

Donnarumma, the son Alfonso & Marinella, was born in Castellammare di Stabia, Province of Naples. Antonio, his older brother, was also a Milan youth goalkeeper. He has been a supporter of Milan since childhood, even though he grew to love Gianluigi Buuffon.

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“He is a great talent, and I believe he can do more with Milan’s colors than I did. Gigio has already proven his worth, and I think that he will continue to grow.”

–Former Milan keeper Dida on Donnarumma

Donnarumma has been long considered to be one of Italy’s top prospects and one of the best young footballers. Buffon has praised Donnarumma’s physical strength, technical skills, mental composure, and decision-making abilities. He predicted an “extraordinary career” for Donnarumma and praised his maturity and ability to handle the pressures of goalkeeping at such a young age. Dino Zoff, another World Cup-winning goalkeeper from Italy, said that Donnarumma seemed “predestined” to be a great goalkeeper, adding that it all depends on him. Giovanni Galli, an ex-Milan and Italy goalkeeper, also described Donnarumma, calling him a potential world-class goalkeeper and applauding his intelligence, focus, professionalism and discipline despite being young.

In a 2015 ESPN profile, Donnarumma was praised for his fundamental goalkeeping skills. He identified his long, slim frame, reach, agility and composed nature as his greatest strengths. Nick Dorrington also described Donnarumma as a natural leader who has the confidence to organize a defense with players twice his age. Donnarumma is tall and strong, but he has good reactions and can stop penalties. Matt Jones also praises Donnarumma’s shot-stopping abilities and his speed when running off to face his opponents in one-on-one situations. Christian Abbiati, a former Milan goalkeeper, praised Donnarumma for his potential role as Milan’s future captain in 2016. He noted that Donnarumma had the right temperament, introverted personality, and ability to withstand stress. While Donnarumma is considered to be competent with the ball at their feet, pundits Mina Rzouki and Paolo Menicucci as well former goalkeeper Fernando Orsi have pointed out his ball control, distribution, and overall consistency as well his positioning, handling, punching technique and ability to defend crosses and command his boxes as areas where he can improve.

Gianluigi Donnarumma Net Worth

In 2018-19, his net worth has grown significantly. How much does Gianluigi Dartonumma make at 21? Gianluigi Donnarumma is a successful player. He is Italian. We have calculated Gianluigi Donnarumma’s net worth, salary, income, assets, and net worth.

2020 Net Worth$1 Million to $5 Million
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In 2019, net worthIn progress
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